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  • Sector:

    Construction, Trades & Labour

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  • Salary:

    £35k - 40k per year

  • Contact:

    Natalie Fillery

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Experienced Foreperson - Islington

Experienced Foreperson required to cover various projects across Islington, ranging from external repairs, windows, redecoration, brickwork, and roof repairs. 

The Foreperson needs to plan and supervise the day-to-day activities at site level and ensure that work is carried out in a safe manner in compliance with all H&S legislation. These works are all based in Islington.

After completion of current projects, you would continue on any of our other projects. Most contracts cover London and the South East of England..

Because of this driving is a fundamental part of the role. Please do not apply unless you have a full valid driver’s licence and are willing to undertake distances to and from site, and between sites.

Ideal Candidate

Our client are looking for a candidate who is a good team player but is able to use their own initiative where required.

A hard worker with a friendly, easy going nature, who is able to build a rapport with site staff and the team.

The confidence to manage people and tackle problems as and when they arise.

Essential Skills & Experience

- A confident, can do attitude

- Experience of managing a team of trade staff

- Good working knowledge of varied trades

- Experience in a similar role will be highly beneficial

- An awareness of cost control

- The ability to work alone and report back to management where necessary

- Excellent communication skills

- Ability to establish good working relationships with clients, the public and subcontractors

- An excellent understanding of Health and Safety

- CSCS card holder

- Experience of installing/supervising installation of timber sliding sash windows

- Experience with brickwork repairs, timber repairs, & redecoration 

Desirable Skills

- Basic computer skills

- Scaffold Inspection - Training can be provided

- First Aid – Training can be provided

Please apply today with your CV if this role is something you may be interested in and we will be in touch.

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